Annual, wild buckwheat, leaves in a rosette at the base of the plant, flowers tiny, in pom-pom-shaped clusters at the top of the flowering stems. This genus provides larval food plants for various species of butterflies ( Bramble Hairstreak, Blue Copper, Acmon Blue, Square-spotted Blue, Dotted Blue) CA-FP, (exc. wSW), nwMex. Attractive annual, excellent for dry, wild gardens, ecological restoration. Grows in sandy, dry washes, sandy spots. Click here for more about California Buckwheats
|Hours:||Open Saturday only from 9am to 4pm|
|Address:||3232 Las Pilitas Rd. Santa Margarita, CA 93453|
|Hours:||Open Tuesday through Saturday from 9am to 4pm|
|Address:||8331 Nelson Way Escondido, CA 92026|
Eriogonum gracile Wild Buckwheat tolerates sand.
Eriogonum gracile Wild Buckwheat is great for a butterfly garden.
Eriogonum gracile Wild Buckwheat's foliage type is stressdeciduous.
Eriogonum gracile Wild Buckwheat's flower color is white.
Communities for Eriogonum gracile Wild Buckwheat:Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub and Southern Oak Woodland.
|ph:||5.00 to 8.00|
|usda:||7 to 10|
|height[m]:||0.20 to 0.60|
|width[m]:||0.10 to 0.20|
|rainfall[cm]:||30.00 to 70.00|
Last edited on 2012-01-08 18:10:08.